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CU Ski Coach Richard Rokos' Route To The U.S. Could Be A Story For Hollywood

“My mama always said: life was like a box of chocolates … you never know what you are going to get.” – Forrest Gump

BOULDER, Colo. 460 more words


No Saints or Angels by Ivan Klima: just one of the novels in translation chosen for A Year of Reading Dangerously

                                                                        No Saints or Angels Ivan Klima

I fancy a trip to a city I’ve never actually visited. Prague. On my shelf is Ivan Klíma’s… 487 more words

Novels In Translation

Texas/Czexas 2: Kolaches!

As I said in my previous post, I haven’t seen much of Texas, but I have been to the Czech Republic. In the summer of 2006, I joined BBYO’s Passport to Israel’s Pre-Trip to Prague. 1,644 more words


Josef Mikoláš: 1938-2015

Former Czech goaltender Josef Mikoláš, whose toughness backed Czechoslovakia to a stunning silver at the 1961 World Championships, has died from illness at the age of 77 in Ostrava, Czech Republic. 171 more words

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